The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 327 405 375
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -30
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 359 242 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.78% 0.54% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.16% 2.20% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 235 154 251
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £28,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11365 11017 13077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.77% 24.68% 25.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9066 9080 11180
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +44 100 £58,000 +18.97% 18
Uxbridge - 6 - -
Canary Wharf +17 4 £51,000 -27.14%
Westminster -2 3 £46,000 -8.00% 1
Hounslow -5 3 - - 1
Hammersmith -5 2 £55,000 +37.50%
Feltham - 2 - -
Croydon -12 1 £55,000 +46.66%
Enfield - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 - -
Wembley - 1 - -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 779 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 215 (27.60%) Finance
3 201 (25.80%) ITIL
4 180 (23.11%) Windows
5 144 (18.49%) PRINCE2
6 116 (14.89%) Microsoft
7 115 (14.76%) Degree
8 112 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
9 108 (13.86%) DV Cleared
10 107 (13.74%) Oracle
11 106 (13.61%) Telecoms
12 103 (13.22%) Retail
13 100 (12.84%) HP
14 91 (11.68%) Linux
15 86 (11.04%) SQL
16 84 (10.78%) Service Management
17 78 (10.01%) Project Management
18 76 (9.76%) Java
19 75 (9.63%) Firewall
20 72 (9.24%) MS Excel
20 72 (9.24%) VMware
21 70 (8.99%) Cisco
22 68 (8.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 65 (8.34%) UNIX
24 64 (8.22%) Information Security
25 62 (7.96%) QA
26 54 (6.93%) ISEB
27 51 (6.55%) Software Testing
28 48 (6.16%) SLA
29 47 (6.03%) SharePoint

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 47 (6.03%) SharePoint
2 33 (4.24%) WebLogic
3 32 (4.11%) Apache
4 22 (2.82%) Tomcat
5 15 (1.93%) Lync
5 15 (1.93%) MS Exchange
6 13 (1.67%) SAP Portal
6 13 (1.67%) SAP EP
6 13 (1.67%) IIS
6 13 (1.67%) NetWeaver
7 8 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
7 8 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
8 7 (0.90%) Apache Pig
8 7 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.90%) LiveLink
9 6 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.77%) WebLogic Portal
9 6 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 6 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 72 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.47%) MS Office
3 9 (1.16%) MS Project
4 8 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
3 11 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.64%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.26%) Maximo
7 2 (0.26%) RMDS
7 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.13%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (0.77%) Amazon S3
1 6 (0.77%) Amazon EMR
2 5 (0.64%) Office 365
3 4 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.39%) SaaS
4 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.26%) IaaS
5 2 (0.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 75 (9.63%) Firewall
2 43 (5.52%) LAN
2 43 (5.52%) Wireless
3 42 (5.39%) WAN
3 42 (5.39%) TCP/IP
4 36 (4.62%) SAN
5 35 (4.49%) Network Security
6 32 (4.11%) VPN
7 28 (3.59%) DNS
7 28 (3.59%) HTTP
8 25 (3.21%) NAS
9 22 (2.82%) IPsec
10 21 (2.70%) Internet
11 17 (2.18%) Wireless Security
12 15 (1.93%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (1.54%) MPLS
13 12 (1.54%) BGP
13 12 (1.54%) DHCP
14 11 (1.41%) Ethernet
14 11 (1.41%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (5.39%) SQL Server
1 42 (5.39%) Oracle Database
2 18 (2.31%) NoSQL
3 15 (1.93%) MySQL
4 12 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.03%) MongoDB
6 7 (0.90%) Impala
6 7 (0.90%) Apache Hive
6 7 (0.90%) Hadoop
7 6 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.64%) Oracle Exadata
8 5 (0.64%) Mahout
8 5 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (0.64%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.51%) Big Data
9 4 (0.51%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (2.44%) LoadRunner
2 18 (2.31%) Selenium
3 15 (1.93%) JIRA
4 13 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.41%) Cucumber
6 9 (1.16%) JMeter
7 8 (1.03%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.90%) NeoLoad
8 7 (0.90%) JUnit
8 7 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (0.77%) Yeoman
10 5 (0.64%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.64%) Ant
11 4 (0.51%) Subversion
12 3 (0.39%) LoadUI
12 3 (0.39%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.39%) jMock
12 3 (0.39%) Maven
13 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 215 (27.60%) Finance
2 106 (13.61%) Telecoms
3 103 (13.22%) Retail
4 35 (4.49%) Banking
5 22 (2.82%) Legal
6 19 (2.44%) Marketing
7 16 (2.05%) Back Office
8 14 (1.80%) Military
9 12 (1.54%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.03%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.90%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.64%) Electronics
13 2 (0.26%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) French Language
14 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Local Government
14 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 143 (18.36%) Consultant
2 87 (11.17%) Architect
3 70 (8.99%) Project Manager
4 54 (6.93%) Developer
5 49 (6.29%) Test Consultant
5 49 (6.29%) Analyst
6 34 (4.36%) Senior Manager
7 30 (3.85%) Network Engineer
8 29 (3.72%) Support Engineer
9 28 (3.59%) Test Manager
9 28 (3.59%) Programme Manager
10 26 (3.34%) Tester
10 26 (3.34%) DBA
11 25 (3.21%) Security Consultant
12 24 (3.08%) Senior Consultant
12 24 (3.08%) Service Manager
13 23 (2.95%) Infrastructure Architect
14 21 (2.70%) Oracle DBA
15 19 (2.44%) Middleware Engineer
15 19 (2.44%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.75%) .NET
2 31 (3.98%) J2EE
2 31 (3.98%) XML
3 27 (3.47%) Middleware
4 24 (3.08%) HTML
5 19 (2.44%) Web Services
6 17 (2.18%) HTML5
6 17 (2.18%) Spring
7 16 (2.05%) XML Messaging
8 15 (1.93%) Hibernate
9 13 (1.67%) SAP Business Workflow
9 13 (1.67%) SAP Smart Forms
9 13 (1.67%) BAPI
9 13 (1.67%) Web Dynpro
9 13 (1.67%) JSP
10 12 (1.54%) JSON
10 12 (1.54%) REST
11 9 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
11 9 (1.16%) SOAP
11 9 (1.16%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (4.75%) Management Information System
2 36 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.36%) Open Source
4 33 (4.24%) Clustering
5 32 (4.11%) Computer Science
6 25 (3.21%) CESG
7 20 (2.57%) Replication
8 18 (2.31%) Firmware
8 18 (2.31%) GIS
9 17 (2.18%) Human Factors
10 15 (1.93%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.41%) Visualisation
12 8 (1.03%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.03%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.03%) User Experience
13 7 (0.90%) CESG CLAS
14 6 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
15 5 (0.64%) Oracle Exalogic
15 5 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.64%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 180 (23.11%) Windows
2 91 (11.68%) Linux
3 65 (8.34%) UNIX
4 37 (4.75%) Solaris
5 23 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (2.44%) Windows 7
9 18 (2.31%) SUSE
10 17 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (1.28%) Windows XP
12 7 (0.90%) Android
13 6 (0.77%) Debian
14 5 (0.64%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.64%) HPUX
15 4 (0.51%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.51%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000
17 1 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (25.80%) ITIL
2 144 (18.49%) PRINCE2
3 112 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (10.78%) Service Management
5 78 (10.01%) Project Management
6 64 (8.22%) Information Security
7 51 (6.55%) Software Testing
8 47 (6.03%) Risk Management
9 37 (4.75%) Penetration Testing
10 36 (4.62%) Migration
10 36 (4.62%) Incident Management
10 36 (4.62%) Line Management
11 34 (4.36%) Service Delivery
11 34 (4.36%) Change Management
11 34 (4.36%) Problem Management
12 33 (4.24%) User Acceptance Testing
12 33 (4.24%) Supplier Management
12 33 (4.24%) Validation
13 31 (3.98%) Test Management
13 31 (3.98%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 86 (11.04%) SQL
2 76 (9.76%) Java
3 43 (5.52%) C
4 32 (4.11%) Perl
5 28 (3.59%) JavaScript
6 26 (3.34%) C#
7 21 (2.70%) C++
7 21 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 17 (2.18%) sed
8 17 (2.18%) Bourne shell
8 17 (2.18%) AWK
9 13 (1.67%) ABAP
9 13 (1.67%) SAPscript
10 11 (1.41%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.28%) Python
11 10 (1.28%) PHP
12 8 (1.03%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.90%) R
13 7 (0.90%) VBA
14 6 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 779 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 115 (14.76%) Degree
3 108 (13.86%) DV Cleared
4 68 (8.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 54 (6.93%) ISEB
6 38 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (4.36%) CISSP
8 32 (4.11%) ISTQB
9 31 (3.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 26 (3.34%) CTC Cleared
10 26 (3.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (3.21%) CISM
12 24 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 22 (2.82%) CCNP
14 19 (2.44%) CIPD
14 19 (2.44%) CIMA
15 17 (2.18%) CCNA
16 16 (2.05%) CCIE
16 16 (2.05%) MCSE
17 15 (1.93%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (7.96%) QA
2 48 (6.16%) SLA
3 29 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.93%) JSP 440
5 10 (1.28%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.90%) COBIT
7 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
9 1 (0.13%) GPG13
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 46 (5.91%) Active Directory
2 40 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.31%) VMware ESX
4 17 (2.18%) XenApp
4 17 (2.18%) Oracle RMAN
5 16 (2.05%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (1.67%) NFS
8 7 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (0.90%) Snort
8 7 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (0.77%) vSphere
9 6 (0.77%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.39%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.13%) vCloud
11 1 (0.13%) pfSense
11 1 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.13%) XenServer
11 1 (0.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 39 (5.01%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (3.21%) OpenView
3 23 (2.95%) Data Guard
3 23 (2.95%) SCCM
4 16 (2.05%) HP SIM
5 13 (1.67%) NetBackup
6 11 (1.41%) SCOM
7 6 (0.77%) Vagrant
7 6 (0.77%) Cisco Prime
7 6 (0.77%) SCDPM
8 5 (0.64%) SCOrch
8 5 (0.64%) FortiGate
8 5 (0.64%) WSUS
9 4 (0.51%) CiscoWorks
9 4 (0.51%) SCVMM
9 4 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.39%) Puppet
11 2 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.13%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.13%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 116 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 107 (13.74%) Oracle
3 100 (12.84%) HP
4 72 (9.24%) VMware
5 70 (8.99%) Cisco
6 46 (5.91%) Juniper
7 45 (5.78%) Citrix
8 38 (4.88%) Fujitsu
9 33 (4.24%) CheckPoint
10 28 (3.59%) F5
10 28 (3.59%) Red Hat
10 28 (3.59%) JBoss
11 22 (2.82%) Remedy
11 22 (2.82%) Dell
12 20 (2.57%) SAP
13 19 (2.44%) IBM
14 16 (2.05%) Adobe
14 16 (2.05%) NetApp
15 14 (1.80%) SolarWinds
16 13 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Neg. dependant on exp.
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 60000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Connectus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Salary and Package on offer
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Online Recruitment Corporation Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Lewisham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of Westminster
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Commission + Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 days ago